[awr-uh ch, or-] /ˈɔr ətʃ, ˈɒr-/
any plant of the genus Atriplex, especially A. hortensis, of the amaranth family, cultivated for use like spinach.
[awr-uh ch, or-] /ˈɔr ətʃ, ˈɒr-/ noun 1. any plant of the genus Atriplex, especially A. hortensis, of the amaranth family, cultivated for use like spinach. /ˈɒrɪtʃ/ noun 1. any of several herbaceous plants or small shrubs of the chenopodiaceous genus Atriplex, esp A. hortensis (garden orache), which is cultivated as a vegetable. They have […]
[awr-uh-kuh l, or-] /ˈɔr ə kəl, ˈɒr-/ noun 1. (especially in ancient Greece) an utterance, often ambiguous or obscure, given by a priest or priestess at a shrine as the response of a god to an inquiry. 2. the agency or medium giving such responses. 3. a shrine or place at which such responses were […]
- Oracle 7
database Version 7 of the Oracle relational database system software. (1996-11-05)
plural noun 1. a group of inscribed animal bones and shells discovered in China and used originally in divination by the ancient Chinese, especially during the Shang dynasty. noun a number of incised animal bones (usu. shoulder blades) and turtle shells discovered in China that were used for divination during the Shang dynasty period (c […]